Match Centre / AFCON

Tunisia 0
Nigeria 1
Full time
Rami Bedoui 92’
Samuel Kalu 90’ Samuel Chukwueze
Moses Simon 75’ Ahmed Musa
Rami Bedoui 67’ Nassim Hnid
Ghilane Chaaleli 61’
Naim Sliti 58’ Anice Badri
Victor Osimhen 46’ Odion Ighalo
Half time
Firas Chaouat 44’ Taha Khenissi
18 ’ Wilfred Ndidi
3 ’ Odion Ighalo
Kickoff
League
Stadium
Al-Salam Stadium
Date
17 Jul 2019
Kickoff
21:00
Channels
SABC3, SS4
96’
The whistle blows for full time.
96’
The referee calls time on the half.
96’
Etebo's right-footed, high-driven free-kick flies high and wide to the right.
95’
Drager gives away a free-kick for a foul on Simon
93’
Nigeria's Osimhen is offside, according to the assistant referee
93’
Right foot effort from a free-kick by Iwobi is on target for Nigeria
92’
Yellow card awarded to Bedoui (Tunisia).
91’
Bedouihandles the ball, giving away a free-kick.
91’
Right-footed effort by Iwobi is off-target
91’
Nigeria's Simon curls in an inswinging corner from out on the left.
90’
Nigeria's Kalu enters the game and replaces Chukwueze
90’
Bedoui gives away a free-kick for a foul on Osimhen
89’
Tunisia's Skhiri gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Osimhen, they opt to take it short.
89’
The ball is crossed in from the right by Tunisia's Sliti
89’
Tunisia's Sliti curls in an inswinging corner from out on the left.
85’
Simon gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
83’
Tunisia's Bedoui gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Uzoho, they opt to take it short.
82’
Haddadi crosses from the right for Tunisia.
82’
Tunisia are awarded a corner, taken by Khazri
82’
Left-footed effort by Chaouat is off-target
82’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Ben Cherifia
81’
Osimhen is off-target with a right-footed shot
80’
Nigeria's Uzoho takes the goal kick
79’
Drager attempts a right-footed high drive, but it flies over the bar.
78’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Uzoho
78’
Tunisia's Chaaleli unleashes a right-footed low drive, but it goes wide of the left post.
77’
Cross from the left hand-side by Chaaleli
75’
Nigeria's Simon enters the game and replaces Musa
74’
Drager crosses from the left for Tunisia
73’
Offside - Tunisia's Khazri looks across to see the assistant ref's flag raised.
72’
Collins gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
72’
Goal kick for Nigeria taken by Uzoho
71’
Tunisia get a ball in from the left, delivered by Chaaleli.
68’
Tunisia get a ball in from the right, delivered by Haddadi.
67’
Tunisia's Bedoui enters the game and replaces Hnid
65’
Nigeria's Osimhen is caught offside.
65’
Chaaleli crosses from the left for Tunisia
64’
Osimhen crosses from the right for Nigeria.
64’
Goal kick taken by Ben Cherifia
64’
Nigeria's Musa curls in an inswinging corner from the left.
63’
Chukwueze hits a left-footed shot on-target
63’
Nigeria's Musa takes a corner out on the left.
62’
Sliti gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
61’
Nigeria's Etebo gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Khazri, they opt to take it short.
61’
Yellow card awarded to Chaaleli (Tunisia).
60’
Chaaleli gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
59’
Cross from the right-hand side by Khazri
59’
Tunisia's Khazri curls in an inswinging corner from the left.
59’
Tunisia's Ben Cherifia takes the goal kick
58’
Tunisia's Sliti enters the game and replaces Badri
57’
Badri sends a left-footed effort at goal
56’
Ndidi gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
55’
The ball is crossed in from the left by Tunisia's Drager
54’
Right-footed free-kick by Khazri is off-target
53’
A break in play as Osimhen is penalised and a free-kick awarded to Nigeria for a foul against Chaaleli
52’
Chaaleli crosses from the left for Tunisia
51’
Free-kick awarded against Meriah for a challenge on Osimhen. The ball is passed into play.
48’
Khazri gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
48’
Goal kick for Nigeria taken by Uzoho
48’
Chaouat is off-target with a left-footed shot
47’
Osimhen gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
46’
Nigeria's Osimhen enters the game and replaces Ighalo
46’
The half is underway.
47’
End of the half.
45’
Chaouat gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
44’
Tunisia's Chaouat enters the game and replaces Khenissi
43’
Sassi gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
40’
Musa gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
39’
Sassi gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
38’
Free-kick awarded against Etebo for a challenge on Chaaleli. The ball is passed into play.
38’
Chukwueze is off-target with a left-footed shot
37’
Free-kick awarded against Etebo for a challenge on Chaaleli. The ball is passed into play.
35’
Dragerhandles the ball, giving away a free-kick.
35’
Free-kick awarded against Badri for a challenge on Etebo. The ball is passed into play.
33’
Tunisia's Ben Cherifia takes the goal kick
32’
Musa sends in a driven cross from the right, which goes directly out of play.
32’
Free-kick awarded against Chukwueze for a challenge on Haddadi. The ball is passed into play.
32’
Goal kick taken by Uzoho
31’
The ball is crossed in from the right by Nigeria's Etebo
30’
Chaaleli concedes a free-kick.
29’
Tunisia get a ball in from the left, delivered by Drager.
29’
Nigeria win a corner on the right, Chukwueze sends in an inswinging cross
28’
Nigeria get a ball in from the left, delivered by Aina.
28’
Cross from the right-hand side by Musa
28’
Nigeria's Musa curls in an inswinging corner from out on the left.
27’
Goal kick taken by Ben Cherifia
27’
Ndidi attempts a right-footed high drive, but it flies over the bar.
27’
Nigeria get a ball in from the right, delivered by Musa.
24’
Tunisia's Badri gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Musa, they opt to take it short.
24’
Cross from the left hand-side by Chaaleli
23’
Tunisia are awarded a corner, taken by Badri from the right.
23’
Drager crosses from the left for Tunisia
22’
Ighalo gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
20’
Corner for Tunisia. Khazri sendsin an inswinging corner from the left.
20’
Right-footed free-kick by Khazri is off-target
18’
Yellow card awarded to Ndidi (Nigeria).
18’
A break in play as Ndidi is penalised and a free-kick awarded to Nigeria for a foul against Badri
17’
Offside - Tunisia's Haddadi looks across to see the assistant ref's flag raised.
15’
Goal kick for Nigeria taken by Uzoho
14’
Sassi attempts a right-footed low drive, but it goes wide of the right post.
12’
Ighalo crosses from the right for Nigeria.
11’
Haddadi gives away a free-kick for a foul on Etebo
10’
Drager gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
10’
Collins gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
9’
The ball is crossed in from the left by Tunisia's Khazri
9’
Corner for Tunisia. Khazri sends in an outswinging corner from the right.
8’
Khenissi attempts a right-footed low drive, but it goes wide of the right post.
8’
Offside - Nigeria's Ighalo looks across to see the assistant ref's flag raised.
6’
Khazri is wide of the target with a right-footed free-kick.
5’
Aina gives away a free-kick for a foul on Khazri
4’
Cross from the left hand-side by Badri
4’
Cross from the left hand-side by Badri
4’
A break in play as Musa is penalised and a free-kick awarded to Nigeria for a foul against Drager
3’
Goal!! Ighalo scores for Nigeria
3’
Ighalo is on target with a right-footed effort for Nigeria
3’
Nigeria get a ball in from the right, delivered by Collins.
2’
Iwobi is off-target with a right-footed shot
2’
The ball is crossed in from the left by Nigeria's Aina
1’
The whistle blows for the start of the half.
0’
Nigeria XI: Francis Uzoho , Ola Aina Arce, Joseph-Claude Gyau, Kenneth Omeruo , William Troost-Ekong , Alex Iwobi , Oghenekaro Etebo , Wilfred Ndidi , Ahmed Musa , Gonzalo, Odion Ighalo
0’
Nigeria Subs: James Baxendale, Moses Simon Leitgeb, Samuel Kalu , Leon Balogun , Daniel Akpeyi , Henry Onyekuru , Charlie Joyce, Ikechukwu Ezenwa , Abdullahi Shehu , Paul Onuachu
0’
Tunisia XI: Jorge Ortí, Jordan Roberts, Oussama Haddadi , Yassine Meriah , Nassim Hnid , Ellyes Skhiri , Ferjani Sassi , Ghaylen Chaaleli , Taha Khenissi , Anice Badri , Wahbi Khazri
0’
Tunisia Subs: Tokelo Rantie, Naim Sliti , Rami Bedoui , Ayman Ben Mohamed , Dylan Bronn Tusjak, Bassem Srarfi Khudzik, Wajdi Kechrida , Marc Lamti , Karim Aouadhi , Youssef Msakni , Farouk Ben Mustapha , Mouez Hassen
Tunisia

Starting XI

22
Jorge Ortí
25
Jordan Roberts
5
Oussama Haddadi
4
Yassine Meriah
21
Nassim Hnid
28
Ellyes Skhiri
13
Ferjani Sassi
20
Ghaylen Chaaleli
11
Taha Khenissi
8
Anice Badri
10
Wahbi Khazri

Substitutes

8
Tokelo Rantie
23
Naim Sliti
6
Rami Bedoui
20
Ayman Ben Mohamed
28
Dylan Bronn Tusjak
11
Bassem Srarfi Khudzik
2
Wajdi Kechrida
15
Marc Lamti
12
Karim Aouadhi
17
Youssef Msakni
1
Farouk Ben Mustapha
16
Mouez Hassen
Nigeria

Starting XI

23
Francis Uzoho
2
Ola Aina Arce
29
Joseph-Claude Gyau
4
Kenneth Omeruo
5
William Troost-Ekong
17
Alex Iwobi
8
Oghenekaro Etebo
25
Wilfred Ndidi
7
Ahmed Musa
11
Gonzalo
9
Odion Ighalo

Substitutes

7
James Baxendale
15
Moses Simon Leitgeb
10
Samuel Kalu
6
Leon Balogun
40
Daniel Akpeyi
7
Henry Onyekuru
19
Charlie Joyce
1
Ikechukwu Ezenwa
12
Abdullahi Shehu
14
Paul Onuachu
Tunisia
v
Nigeria
0 Wins
0 Draws
1 Wins
Pos Group A PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Egypt 3 3 0 0 5 0 5 9
2 Uganda 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
3 DR Congo 3 1 0 2 4 4 0 3
4 Zimbabwe 3 0 1 2 1 6 -5 1
Pos Group B PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Madagascar 3 2 1 0 5 2 3 7
2 Nigeria 3 2 0 1 2 2 0 6
3 Guinea 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 4
4 Burundi 3 0 0 3 0 4 -4 0
Pos Group C PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Algeria 3 3 0 0 6 0 6 9
2 Senegal 3 2 0 1 5 1 4 6
3 Kenya 3 1 0 2 3 7 -4 3
4 Tanzania 3 0 0 3 2 8 -6 0
Pos Group D PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Morocco 3 3 0 0 3 0 3 9
2 Côte d'Ivoire 3 2 0 1 5 2 3 6
3 South Africa 3 1 0 2 1 2 -1 3
4 Namibia 3 0 0 3 1 6 -5 0
Pos Group E PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Mali 3 2 1 0 6 2 4 7
2 Tunisia 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
3 Angola 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1 2
4 Mauritania 3 0 2 1 1 4 -3 2
Pos Group F PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Ghana 3 1 2 0 4 2 2 5
2 Cameroon 3 1 2 0 2 0 2 5
3 Benin 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
4 Guinea-Bissau 3 0 1 2 0 4 -4 1